A new course offering at UC San Diego is providing students with tools and training to tackle real-world problems facing the ocean environment. Launched in the spring of 2020, Hacking for the Oceans is a solutions-focused class led by marine scientists Eric Terrill and Sophia Merrifield at Scripps Institution of Oceanography and collaborator Steve Weinstein, a lecturer at UC Berkeley and Stanford. Read more here.
The current teams will be sharing their final projects on June 11 in a public presentation, giving sponsors and mentors a chance to see the culmination of 10 weeks of hard work, and the potential for future collaboration and innovation. Those interested in tuning in to the remote event can RSVP by visiting the event registration page.